Guehenno tourism and travel guide

Photo of Guehenno in Morbihan

Photo is of Chateau de Josselin at 10 km from Guehenno

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Guehenno is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Guehenno in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Josselin at 10 km and Josselin at 10 km.

Guehenno, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Chateau de Josselin

Chateau de Josselin

Castle at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau de Josselin has a 1000 year history and includes both medieval and...

See Chateau de Josselin guide


at 10 km (direction north-east)

The castle and the river are the centre of your visit to the historic...

See Josselin guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

An unmissable highlight in this region of Brittany, the half-timbered houses in the centre...

See Vannes guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

The Chateau de Pontivy has dominated the centre of Pontivy in Morbihan since 1485...

See Chateau de Pontivy guide
Sainte-Anne d\'Auray

Sainte-Anne d'Auray

at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

This ensemble of religious monuments in Sainte-Anne-d'Auray was a most unexpected discovery in southern...

See Sainte-Anne d'Auray guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

Now listed as one of the 'most beautiful villages in France' you will enjoy...

See Rochefort-en-Terre guide


at 32 km (direction west-north-west)

Pontivy is particularly interesting because it has a medieval old town and also a...

See Pontivy guide
Morbihan Gulf

Morbihan Gulf

at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

The Gulf of Morbihan, almost a protected lagoon on the southern coast of Brittany...

See Morbihan Gulf guide


at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

The picturesque harbour area of Saint-Goustan is a lovely place for a promenade after...

See Saint-Goustan guide


Island at 36 km (direction south-south-west)

The beaches and scenery along the coastal footpath combine to make the Ile d'Arz,...

See Ile-d'Arz guide


at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

Auray is a an attractive town with lovely views across the port of Saint-Goustan...

See Auray guide
Ile aux Moines

Ile aux Moines

Island at 36 km (direction south-west)

In the Morbihan Gulf, the Ile-aux-Moines is also very easy to reach - very...

See Ile aux Moines guide


at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Paimpont is well known for its 'magical forest', part of the ancient forests that...

See Paimpont guide


at 42 km (direction south-south-west)

See Suscinio Castle and the Gardens of Chateau de Kerlevenan in Sarzeau before heading...

See Sarzeau guide

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Map of places to visit near Guehenno


Markets in and near Guehenno

  • Josselin: market Saturday (10km)
  • Locmine: market Thursday (15km)
  • Elven: market Friday (18km)
  • Ploermel: market Friday (19km)
  • Malestroit: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saint-Ave: market Sunday (24km)
  • Vannes: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Baud: market Saturday (28km)
  • Questembert: market Monday (29km)
  • Pontivy: market Monday all day (31km)

More information about Guehenno, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Guehenno, France

What to do at Guehenno? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Guehenno.


  • Aquarium de Vannes (30km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (36km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (21km)
  • Source - Marle (27km)
  • Pont de Kérino (29km)
  • Pont du Vincin (29km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (30km)
  • Vincin (30km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (31km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (31km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (31km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (31km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (32km)
  • Anse de Mancel (33km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (34km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (34km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (34km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (35km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (38km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (39km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (39km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (43km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (43km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (43km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (44km)
  • Source - Rance (46km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (46km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (50km)
  • Massif dunaire de Gâvres-Quiberon (51km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Vraie-Croix (23km)
  • Rochefort-en-Terre (31km)
  • La Gacilly (41km)
  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (38km)

Geography and distances

Guehenno is in the north-west of France at 28 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Guehenno is 384 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guehenno

Canton: Saint-Jean-Brévelay

Arrondissement: Pontivy

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56420

Distance to Guehenno

from Vannes (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 384 km

from Calais: 470 km

from Nice: 897 km

from Bordeaux: 375 km

from Strasbourg: 773 km

Getting here

Most visitors While most UK visitors will arrive by car from the ferry port at Saint Malo a drive of 2-3 hours is still common. For driving distances to Guehenno from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billio, Buleon, Cruguel, Guegon and Plumelec.

This page in French: Visiter Guehenno